CimIQL syntax CimIQL syntax consists of several elements, including a query and different tokens. Table 1. CimIQL Syntax Element Descriptions Element Description Statement The most basic element of CimIQL is a valid . A statement contains multiple queries delimited by a period . character. Query A represents a single high-level protocol-independent request. Each query is comprised of nested language components and sub-components known as tokens. Token A describes a specific lexical aspect of the CimIQL syntax. Operation Token The first token of each query must be an , which represents the overall logical operation to be performed. Component Token A is a sub-component of an operation token. Result Each query is paired with a result, which is then provided as input to the next query in the statement. A is comprised of a set of objects and their properties.